Issue Date: Jun 15, 2007
The recently completed assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh witnessed an unprecedented public practise. In the drought-stricken Bundelkhand
region, voters asked the candidates to take a written test on the problems of the region. Called 'Face-to-face with the reality in Bundelkhand' and
"Experience proforma", the test had 25 questions. Over 20 candidates took the test.
"People wanted an end to the rhetorical
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